He was a Bengali polymath who reshaped Bengali #literature and#music. He became the first non-European to win the #Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. His #novels, stories, songs, dance-dramas, and essays spoke to topics political and personal. The best-konwn works are Gitanjali, Gora and Ghare-Baire. Tagore's compositions were chosen by india and Bangladesh as national anthems.